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Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400)BETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Screenwriters based on the domestic box office of the movies they worked on.

Since we are still actively researching technical roles, we consider this chart to be in beta mode. The table includes data for movies in The Numbers database. While we make every effort to collect all available data, there are inevitably omissions and errors. Please help us by sending corrections to corrections@the-numbers.com.

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1,301 Halsted Welles $53,606,916 1 $53,606,916
1,302 Joby Harold $53,548,891 3 $17,849,630
1,303 Barbara Benedek $53,458,319 1 $53,458,319
1,304 Anders Thomas Jensen $53,414,254 5 $10,682,851
1,305 Kristian Rusk Robinson $53,374,681 1 $53,374,681
1,306 Ian Deitchman $53,374,681 1 $53,374,681
1,307 Emma Thompson $53,337,447 3 $17,779,149
1,308 William Brent Bell $53,262,945 1 $53,262,945
1,309 Matthew Peterman $53,262,945 1 $53,262,945
1,310 Don Jakoby $53,208,180 1 $53,208,180
1,311 David Aaron Cohen $53,081,407 3 $17,693,802
1,312 Chuck Hogan $52,853,219 1 $52,853,219
1,313 Gabe Sachs $52,698,535 1 $52,698,535
1,314 Jeff Judah $52,698,535 1 $52,698,535
1,315 Trey Parker $52,619,627 2 $26,309,814
1,316 Richard Linklater $52,562,460 7 $7,508,923
1,317 Aimee Lagos $52,543,632 2 $26,271,816
1,318 Kurt Sutter $52,421,953 1 $52,421,953
1,319 Gina Prince-Bythewood $52,399,213 2 $26,199,607
1,320 Matthew Stone $52,379,872 3 $17,459,957
1,321 Owen Wilson $52,353,636 1 $52,353,636
1,322 Irena Brignull $52,148,518 2 $26,074,259
1,323 Michael Cooney $52,131,264 2 $26,065,632
1,324 Paul Webb $52,076,908 1 $52,076,908
1,325 Matt Stone $52,037,603 1 $52,037,603
1,326 Pam Brady $52,037,603 1 $52,037,603
1,327 Hayao Miyazaki $51,908,781 5 $10,381,756
1,328 Richard D'Ovidio $51,872,378 3 $17,290,793
1,329 Dean Pitchford $51,802,742 1 $51,802,742
1,330 Seth Hoffman $51,774,002 1 $51,774,002
1,331 Scott M. Gimple $51,774,002 1 $51,774,002
1,332 Luke Davies $51,739,495 3 $17,246,498
1,333 Alain Godard $51,607,372 2 $25,803,686
1,334 Jean-Jacques Annaud $51,607,372 2 $25,803,686
1,335 Patrick Marber $51,497,875 2 $25,748,938
1,336 Gary Spinelli $51,342,000 3 $17,114,000
1,337 Andrew Lloyd Webber $51,225,796 1 $51,225,796
1,338 Joel Schumacher $51,225,796 1 $51,225,796
1,339 James Bobin $51,178,893 1 $51,178,893
1,340 Ari Schlossberg $51,100,486 1 $51,100,486
1,341 Ben Ketai $51,025,733 2 $25,512,867
1,342 Farhad Safinia $50,866,635 1 $50,866,635
1,343 Adam Pava $50,837,305 1 $50,837,305
1,344 Nikolaj Arcel $50,701,325 1 $50,701,325
1,345 Armyan Bernstein $50,699,241 1 $50,699,241
1,346 P.J. Hogan $50,457,634 4 $12,614,409
1,347 David Veloz $50,282,766 1 $50,282,766
1,348 Richard Rutkowski $50,282,766 1 $50,282,766
1,349 Doug Langdale $50,151,543 3 $16,717,181
1,350 Jorge R. Gutierrez $50,151,543 1 $50,151,543
1,351 Tom Lazarus $50,041,732 1 $50,041,732
1,352 Rick Ramage $50,041,732 1 $50,041,732
1,353 Leslye Headland $49,899,229 3 $16,633,076
1,354 Aaron McGruder $49,876,377 1 $49,876,377
1,355 W.D. Richter $49,585,633 2 $24,792,817
1,356 Richard Flanagan $49,554,002 1 $49,554,002
1,357 Emi Mochizuki $49,313,471 2 $24,656,736
1,358 Carrie Evans $49,313,471 2 $24,656,736
1,359 Joe Forte $48,751,189 1 $48,751,189
1,360 Drew Dowdle $48,511,187 3 $16,170,396
1,361 John Erick Dowdle $48,511,187 3 $16,170,396
1,362 Danielle Alexandra $48,169,156 1 $48,169,156
1,363 Stu Krieger $48,092,846 1 $48,092,846
1,364 Marc Haimes $48,023,088 2 $24,011,544
1,365 Joseph Kwong $48,006,762 1 $48,006,762
1,366 Paula Mazur $48,006,762 1 $48,006,762
1,367 Douglas Day Stewart $47,923,795 1 $47,923,795
1,368 John Sullivan $47,794,443 2 $23,897,222
1,369 Pierce Gradner $47,642,963 1 $47,642,963
1,370 Ruth Prawar Jhabvala $47,588,389 4 $11,897,097
1,371 Geoffrey Fletcher $47,583,710 2 $23,791,855
1,372 Jerome Armstrong $47,546,796 1 $47,546,796
1,373 Judy Freudberg $47,483,002 1 $47,483,002
1,374 Tony Geiss $47,483,002 1 $47,483,002
1,375 Armando Bo $47,441,835 3 $15,813,945
1,376 Nicolas Giacobone $47,441,835 3 $15,813,945
1,377 Robert Ramsey $47,410,019 2 $23,705,010
1,378 Don Winslow $47,323,100 1 $47,323,100
1,379 Johannes Roberts $47,307,607 4 $11,826,902
1,380 Ernest Riera $47,307,535 3 $15,769,178
1,381 Duncan Jones $47,225,655 1 $47,225,655
1,382 F. Scott Frazier $47,178,417 4 $11,794,604
1,383 Rick Elice $47,047,013 1 $47,047,013
1,384 George Gallo $46,901,432 3 $15,633,811
1,385 Sarah Smith $46,462,469 2 $23,231,235
1,386 Ivan Menchell $46,290,741 1 $46,290,741
1,387 Clare Sera $46,290,741 1 $46,290,741
1,388 Graeme Ferguson $46,264,738 1 $46,264,738
1,389 Tim Firth $46,099,778 3 $15,366,593
1,390 Will Beall $46,000,903 3 $15,333,634
1,391 Francis Ford Coppola $45,916,769 1 $45,916,769
1,392 Michael Herr $45,916,769 1 $45,916,769
1,393 Kim Caramele $45,852,178 1 $45,852,178
1,394 Steve Knight $45,849,059 2 $22,924,530
1,395 Robin Driscoll $45,334,169 1 $45,334,169
1,396 Joel Edgerton $45,301,058 4 $11,325,265
1,397 Drake Sather $45,172,250 1 $45,172,250
1,398 Michael Mitnick $45,090,374 4 $11,272,594
1,399 Robert B. Weide $45,090,374 1 $45,090,374
1,400 Pete Jones $45,060,734 1 $45,060,734

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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